RIVERWORLD

Download Riverworld ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to RIVERWORLD book pdf for free now.

To Your Scattered Bodies Go

Author : Philip Jose Farmer
ISBN : 9780575119666
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 85.53 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 566
Read : 414

All those who ever lived on Earth have found themselves resurrected - healthy, young, and naked as newborns - on the grassy banks of a mighty river, in a world unknown. Miraculously provided with food, but with no clues to the meaning of their strange new afterlife, billions of people from every period of Earth's history - and prehistory - must start again. Sir Richard Francis Burton would be the first to glimpse the incredible way-station, a link between worlds. This forbidden sight would spur the renowned 19th-century explorer to uncover the truth. Along with a remarkable group of compatriots, including Alice Liddell Hargreaves (the Victorian girl who was the inspiration for Alice in Wonderland), an English-speaking Neanderthal, a WWII Holocaust survivor, and a wise extraterrestrial, Burton sets sail on the magnificent river. His mission: to confront humankind's mysterious benefactors, and learn the true purpose - innocent or evil - of the Riverworld . . . Winner of the Hugo Award for best novel, 1972
Category: Fiction

Riverworld

Author : Philip Jose Farmer
ISBN : 1429952873
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 33.23 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 341
Read : 340

From award-winning author Philip Jose Farmer comes his most famous science fiction work: the first combined edition of the first two Riverworld novels, To Your Scattered Bodies Go and The Fabulous Riverboat. Imagine that every human who ever lived, from the earliest Neanderthals to the present, is resurrected after death on the banks of an astonishing and seemingly endless river on an unknown world. They are miraculously provided with food, but with not a clue to the possible meaning of this strange afterlife. And so billions of people from history, and before, must start living again. Some set sail on the great river questing for the meaning of their resurrection, and to find and confront their mysterious benefactors. On this long journey, we meet Sir Richard Francis Burton, Mark Twain, Odysseus, Cyrano de Bergerac, and many others, most of whom embark upon searches of their own in this huge afterlife. The basis of the 2010 television miniseries from Syfy. "Charts a territory somewhere between Gulliver's Travels and The Lord of the Rings."--Time At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.
Category: Fiction

The Dark Design

Author : Philip Jose Farmer
ISBN : 9781429949149
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 66.44 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 101
Read : 1098

Milton Firebrass, once Mark Twain's enemy and now his greatest ally, plans to build a giant airship that can fly to the North Pole of Riverworld. Once there, he hopes to learn the secret of the mysterious tower that dominates the landscape and find the answer to his most urgent question: could the tower contain the Ethicals, the enigmatic beings that created Riverworld? Meanwhile, Jill Gulbirra is challenged for the job of piloting the airship by none other than Cyrano de Bergerac. As if there were not enough challenges facing the crew, they soon suspect there is an agent of the Ethicals among their number, plotting their destruction.... At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.
Category: Fiction

Gods Of Riverworld

Author : Philip José Farmer
ISBN : 0345419715
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 52.37 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Docs
Download : 375
Read : 715

The resurrected inhabitants of the planet Riverworld discover a giant tower in the planet's north polar sea and within the tower, the computer that controls the resurrection process, and they try to gain mastery over the awesome mechanism
Category: Fiction

Quest To Riverworld

Author : Philip José Farmer
ISBN : 0446362700
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 88.84 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 421
Read : 872

By the banks of a ten-million-mile river, everyone who has ever died enjoys new life, in a collection of science fiction stories by David Bischoff, Brad Strickland, Robert Sheckley, and Philip Jose Farmer
Category: Fiction

Gods Of Riverworld

Author : Philip Jose Farmer
ISBN : 1429993529
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 71.47 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 258
Read : 575

Thirty billion people from throughout Earth's history have been resurrected along the great and winding waterways of Riverworld. Most began life anew—accepting without question the sustenance provided by their mysterious benefactors. But a rebellious handful, including Mark Twain, Richard Burton, and Peter Jairus Frigate, burned to confront the unseen masters who controlled their fate—and these few launched an invasion that will ultimately yield the mind-boggling truth. The story was chronicled in four previous volumes, and is now concluded in Gods of Riverworld. Riverworld's omnipotent leaders must finally be confronted, and the renegades of Riverworld—led by the intrepid Sir Richard Francis Burton—will control the fantastic mechanism that rules them. But the most awesome challenge lies ahead. For in the vast corridors and secret rooms of the tower stronghold, an unknown enemy watches and waits to usurp the usurpers.... At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.
Category: Fiction

Tales Of Riverworld

Author : Philip José Farmer
ISBN : 0446778176
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 47.18 MB
Format : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download : 585
Read : 1115

Category: Fiction

Riverworld Other Stry

Author : Philip José Farmer
ISBN : UOM:39015019059081
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 51.2 MB
Format : PDF
Download : 132
Read : 429

Category: Fiction

The Magic Labyrinth

Author : Philip Jose Farmer
ISBN : 1429943068
Genre : Fiction
File Size : 88.79 MB
Format : PDF, ePub
Download : 834
Read : 1262

Reissued to follow the Syfy Channel film of Riverworld, this fourth book in the classic Riverworld series continues the adventures of Samuel Clemens and Sir Richard Francis Burton as they travel through Farmer's strange and wonderful Riverworld, a place where everyone who ever lived is simultaneously resurrected along a single river valley that stretches over an entire planet. Famous characters from history abound. Now Burton and Clemens, who have traveled for more than thirty years on two great ships, are about to reach the end of the River. But there is a religion, The Church of the Second Chance, that has grown up along the River and its adherents, possibly inspired by aliens, are determined to destroy the riverboats. A coming battle may destroy Burton and Clemens, but even if they survive, how can they penetrate the alien tower of the Ethicals, who created this astonishing world? What can humans do against a race capable of creating a world and resurrecting the entire human race on it? At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.
Category: Fiction